UPSC IAS Prelims Exam 2017: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has conducted the Civil Services Preliminary Examination on 18th June 2017, Sunday. The official answer key of the UPSC civil services prelims exam will be declared by the officials as soon in a few days. The Union Public Service Commission conducts the Civil Services exam every year as like in this year to recruit officers for the various higher positions such as Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS) and Indian Police Service (IPS), among others.
At present, the various top coaching centers across India such as BYJU’s Classes, Career Launcher, Chankya IAS Academy, Rau’s IAS circle, RAO’S, un Academy Roman Saini, Sriram’s IAS Academy have released the Answer Key on June 18th for all the sets (set A set B set C set D). Check all the answer keys which all prepared by some top coaching institutions.
Objective type or multiple choice questions have consisted in the preliminary exam question papers. There are totally two papers in this preliminary examination.
- General Studies (GS) or Paper 1
- Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT) or Paper 2
In the Paper 1, it has totally 100 questions carrying two marks each. In the Paper 2, CSAT had totally 80 questions which all carrying 2.5 marks each.
Negative marks are there, which reduced 33% marks out of the allocated marks for every wrong answer.
As per the rules and regulations, the Commission will evaluate the CSAT paper as first. Candidates those who all cleared in this Paper 2 are only eligible to get marks of GS Paper or Paper 1. Then the candidates are shortlisted for the exam of mains on the basis of their scores in paper 1.
The official UPSC Prelims answer key 2017 will be available on official website, upsc.gov.in. The Union Public Service Commission will announce the result date as soon. Before that, candidates can check their answers by using the official or unofficial answer key 2017 which released today on June 18. It is expected that the UPSC IAS Prelims Result 2017 to be announced in the month of July and August 2017.
After the announcement of the result, selected candidates needs to pass two more stages such as main and interview. Because of the vast syllabus, maximum of the students are struggling in the prelims.
The unofficial answer key is not trusted one. We request the candidate to wait for the official answer keys which will be released soon by the commission later.
UPSC IAS Paper 1 & Paper 2:
On June 18th, the Paper I is scheduled in the morning session from 9.30 AM onwards. The General Studies or Paper I consists of 100 Multiple Choice Questions carries 200 Marks as mentioned previously above. It covers various subjects like History, Geography, Polity, Science and Technology, Environment and Ecology etc.
On this same date, the CSAT or Paper II is scheduled in the afternoon at 2.30 PM will have 80 questions carries 200 marks.
In 2017, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will select the candidates through the CS Exam 2017 (Prelims and Main Exam) to fill the 980 Group A and Group B posts in Indian Civil Services under various cadres which including IAS, IPS, IFS among others.
How to download UPSC IAS unofficial Answer Key 2017
- Kindly visit the websites of the top educational institution which all offering IAS coaching. Websites like BYJU’s Classes, Career Launcher, Chankya IAS Academy, Rau’s IAS circle, RAO’S, un Academy Roman Saini, Sriram’s IAS Academy.
- Find the UPSC IAS answer key link.
- Log in and get the answer key.
UPSC IAS Question Paper 2 with Answer Key 2017 – CHECK HERE: Booklet Set A, Booklet Set B, Booklet Set C, Booklet Set D.
Chanakya IAS Academy Answer Keys:
*Links will be updated soon.
The unofficial answer key of Civil Services Preliminary Examination, 2017 has been provided by some private educational institutions. IAqada does not take the responsibility for any of its findings.